Quote Originally Posted by Whiteberry_Laurelin View Post
The thing is; no matter how civilized you make a post - if it is critical of something there will always be uncivilized responses and that will often get a thread closed too, almost always regardless of the original poster's intent. In a perfect world, those responses would be modified/hidden/deleted and the thread could continue, but that is a question of resources I imagine, and closing the thread is the resource-friendly way of doing it.
What constitutes as a "Civilized Post" and what isn't is subjective of course.

Better to simply use the ignore function except in extreme cases I think.